Why Suriya alone is the No.1 actor in South Indian industry for this reason

Forget about the box office numbers or the success-failure graph, but Suriya has always been a special actor with an unique attempt that is seen in majority of his films. We can openly admit that he happens to be the only actor down the south to have been a part of certain movies that are based on real life characters. We at Thandora Times bring you an exclusive look on 5 films and his characters that were based on real personalities.

Ajit Davol – National Security Advisor in Kaappaan


According to the latest reports, the actor’s ‘Kathir’ in Kaappaan is seemingly based on the real life National Security Advisor of current Government named Ajit Davol. There are lots of instances in the movie, where we find that his character is loosely based on the real life career of Ajit including being a spy in Pakistan.

Michael Vasanth – Osmania University Student Leader – Aayutha Ezhuthu


Suriya’s role in Maniratnam’s Aayutha Ezhuthu was completely based on a student from Osmania University, who actually survived a bullet shot owing to the political issues.

Bodhi Dharman – 7Aam Arivu


No need of any introduction and the entire Tamil territory is aware about Suriya’s character in the film.

Maddelacheruvu Suri – Raktha Charithra


In this Ram Gopal Varma’s 2 installments based film, Suriya played the role of a notorious gangster Maddelacheruvu Suri, who assassinates Parithala Ravi avenging the death of his father.   

Nedumaaran - Air Deccan founder Captain GR Gopinath. – Soorarai Pottru


It is now said that in his upcoming film ‘Soorarai Pottru’, Suriya will be seen playing the role of a real life character named Nedumaaran, who is the Air Deccan founder Captain GR Gopinath.

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